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After Six Months of Rejections, Launcher Returns to the App Store – MacStories

When Greg Gardner, an independent developer based in San Francisco, released Launcher for iOS last year, he didn’t think his handy utility would make headlines around tech blogs and push other developers to approach widgets for iOS 8 differently. And yet, after months of not being available on the …

3(+3) of the best Website Builders and how to choose the right one for your needs

Website builders — WordPress, Squarespace, Wix, and dozens of others — are popping up <i>everywhere</i>. Some of them claim they’ll let you build a site within minutes. Others claim they provide all the power of Photoshop plus native code <i>combined</i>.<p>Ultimately, these tools all attempt to achieve the same …

How to Apply Optical Illusions to Web UI Design

In the above visual aid, viewers perceive a straight line and a curved line — <i>not</i> a bent black line and a bent red line. This makes the power of continuation greater than that of colors, itself a powerful visual tool for showing similarity.<p>What this means is that users perceive items on a line or …

The unthinkable: Would Apple really consider buying Tesla?

Apple doesn’t typically make flashy acquisitions, which was why its big buy of Beats last year came as such a surprise. Nonetheless, Internet …

Quit Trying to Make Everyone on Your Team an Entrepreneur

3 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Once a business gets beyond the initial startup push, a new phase often kicks in.<p>Now the original business founders start to seek out other team members to help grow the company. This may take the form of reaching out to …

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Dark Matter --Is It the "Operating System" of the Universe? (Holiday Feature)

In cosmology, cold dark matter is a form of matter the particles of which move slowly in comparison with light, and interact weakly with …

Wondering what to do with your old iPhone? Turn it into a home security system for free

Plenty of studies have shown that iPhone users upgrade their handsets more often than other smartphone users. But what should you do with that old …

Global Consciousness & The Noosphere

Damien Lafont, <i>Guest</i> <b><br>Waking Times</b><p>If you read this article you are probably one of those people who feel the connections around us and who feel there is …

Why Energy Management Matters More Than Time Management

As we all try to squeeze more hours from the day, time management may not be the answer. Managing our energy will make us more productive.<p>In the quest for greater productivity, many of us seek out ways to squeeze more out of the 168 hours we have in each week. But we all know that some of those …

2014’s Best Books on Psychology, Philosophy, and How to Live Meaningfully

After the year’s most intelligent and imaginative children’s books and best science books, here are my favorite books on psychology and philosophy published this year, along with the occasional letter and personal essay — genres that, at their most excellent, offer hearty helpings of both …

Change Your Brain, Change Your Life

Our personalities, thought patterns and emotional responses are wired into our brains, says Richard Davidson, Ph.D., author of <i>The Emotional Life of Your Brain</i>, but you can change your brain. Here are several exercises that will help rewire the neural pathways to help you think more positively, …

A Secret Message Hidden In A CIA Sculpture 25 Years Ago Might Finally Be Solved

The sculpture is 12 feet high, and stands on the grounds of the CIA complex in Langley, Virginia. American artist Jim Sanborn built it 25 years ago.<p>Kryptos contains four hidden messages, carved out of metal. Those four messages are the clues to a riddle. Sanborn has hinted that solving the riddle …